SWE - SWEDEN
VRAMBANAN
Description According to Bengt-Åce Gustavsson, on August 8th 1933 this track hosted 1st Sweden Grand Prix. The race was won by Antonio Brivio (Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 Monza), average speed 124 km/h - 77 mph. Suring the race, a car went off the road and into a house. The car took fire and the house burned to the ground.
On the contrary, according to Motor Racing Circuits Database Sweden GP in 1932, 1933 and 1936 was raced at Lake Rämen and it didn’t mention this track
Location Kågeröd, Svalöv
M - Skåne - Sydsverige
Location  
Latitude - Longitude + 56°05'00"     + 12°58'25"
56.083333     12.973611
UTM Coordinates X = 373900.531  -  Y = 6217205.176  -  Zone 33V
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Eniro
Altitude AMSL 28 m - 92 ft
Inauguration August 6th 1933
Closing August 6th 1933
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English www.kolumbus.fi/leif.snellman/t5.htmTHE GOLDEN ERA OF GRAND PRIX RACING - track description
(2) English www.racefoto.se/Racetrackssidan/Tracks.htmlTracks in Scandinavia by Racefoto Bengt-Åce Liljevind

(*) NOTE: a complete and detailed view of the circuit can be found (if available) on Street View by Google Maps and/or Bird's Eye and 3D views by Bing Maps for Enterprise (former Microsoft Virtual Earth): both can be reached using their own link in Aerial photo / Map cell.

(**) For on-line not-English speaking sources, click on each small flag and you open the corresponding Google Translator page with automatic translation.

Vrambanan
Description  
Years 1933
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Road course
Inauguration August 6th 1933
Closing August 6th 1933
Last update of this page July 30th 2007
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 29000  m 95144  ft 18.02  mi   (2)
Min width 6  m 20  ft      (1)
Difference in level 158  m 518  ft      (1)





Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
November 28th 2010   1933 Guido de Carli   Roelard Smit Update Description
July 30th 2007   1933 Guido de Carli     New Description without map
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list
 
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